Covid-19 India: Over 15 Crore Vaccinations Administered So Far

Thu Apr 29 2021 12:12:30 GMT+0530 (IST)

In the backdrop of India reporting record fresh infections and deaths, India has ramped up the vaccination drive in the country. The vaccine numbers in the country have reached a new milestone.

As part of the ongoing vaccination drive in the country, more than 15 crore vaccinations were carried out so far in the two phases of the nationwide vaccination drive.

Not less than  15,00,20,648 anti-Corona vaccines were carried out in India so far.  A total of  21,93,281 doses were administered across the nation in the past 24 hours.

According to the data shared by the Union Health Ministry, a major share of individuals administered the first dose of vaccine.

On the other hand, Coronavirus is creating havoc in the country. New Corona cases and deaths have been making new records in the country over the past few weeks.

On April 29, India witnessed the highest spike in single-day cases with as many as 3,79,257 new cases, taking the cumulative caseload to 1,83,76,524.

For the second consecutive day, India saw more than 3,000 casualties with not less than 3,645 fatalities. So far, a total of 2,04,832 patients have breathed their last battling the virus in the country.

On the other hand, a total of 1,50,86,878 people were declared cured of the respiratory disease, including 2,69,507 more people beating the virus. The active cases in the country stood at 30,84,814.